House Sitting in Southgate, Palo Alto

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Emily

Can't wait to meet your pup!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Emily was great! Super friendly and accommodating. Finn and I both had a great experience. (more)"

2. Ella

I love dogs!

Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Ella did a wonderful job of pet sitting our 2 golden retrievers and staying at our house. She was very communicative while we were gone. She checked with u... (more)"

3. Gwen

I love small dogs!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Extremely competent and a true pleasure to deal with. Gwen looked after Bello and it's very clear they both had a great weekend. I hope we can find another o... (more)"

4. Chloe

Will love your dogs like my own <3

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chloe was fantastic! Out cat is a jerk, but by the end of the week she was begging Chloe to pet her. Chloe's detailed notes made us feel confident that our h... (more)"

5. Liz

I'll play & run with your dog

Palo Alto, CA, 94304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Liz was awesome! She scheduled a time to meet with our dog before she stayed with us which was really helpful in making our dog feel comfortable. During her ... (more)"

6. Chioke

College athlete that loves dogs

Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Chioke was really great, we appreciated how communicative he was and he sent through lots of photos. You should definitely use Chioke to sit your pup! (more)"

7. Hannah

Energetic, friendly dog lover!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Hannah was on time and even stayed a bit longer when we ran late. She took great care of our dog and even sent us a picture when she took her on her walk. We... (more)"

8. Mary

Tender Loving Care for Your Dogs

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Mary is a wonderful person and sitter. She recently stayed at our house and watched our goldendoodle and two cats. Mary frequently checked in with me and sen... (more)"

9. Brittany

Im a perfectionist w/ a love 4 dogs

Mountain View, CA, 94040

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"This is the second time we had Brittany watch our dog, and I wouldn't trade her for the world. She is attentive to our anxious dog, gives detailed verbal and... (more)"

10. Cindy

Caring and Kind Pet Sitter

Los Altos, CA, 94022

House Sitting

8 repeat clients

"Cindy came to the rescue when we needed to leave town last minute for a funeral. She was responsive, professional, friendly, communicative, and all-around am... (more)"

11. Anne-Sophie

Stanford student from Paris

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Anne-Sophie has a deep love for all animals. Being a pet owner herself she is very aware of how precious one's connection with a pet can be. It gives her gre... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Sara

High loving high energy

Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara’s great energy is unsurpassable and is so evident by the way my dog loves her. My dog returned home so happy after spending the afternoon with Sara. I w... (more)"

13. Carolyn

Happy dogs light up my life

Palo Alto, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Carolyn took excellent care of our dog. It was the first time we used Rover and we couldn’t have had a better experience. She was very responsive and kept us... (more)"

14. Alicia

LOVE dogs! + FREE Photography :)

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alicia is great with dogs! She’s kind, patient, and extremely loving towards them. She’s very responsible and plays an awesome game of tug of war (a must for... (more)"

15. Diana

Home full-time!

University South, PALO ALTO, CA, 94301

House Sitting

"Diana has taken care of Mr. Mister, my 7lb pomeranian, several times. We’ve used several different sitters, and it’s clear when we come back the second time ... (more)"

16. Luke

Stanford GSB Couple Who LOVE Dogs!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Luke and Danielle did a great job sitting for our pups in our home. They kept us at ease with great updates and photos. We appreciated them spoiling our pups... (more)"

17. Shannon

Dogs are better than people

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I've always loved dogs. Whenever someone needed a dog sitter they asked me because they knew I loved it. I also worked at a no kill shelter for ove... (more)

18. Kate

Your dog's new best friend

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Kate watched my Great Dane for a week and stayed at my home. She is very respectful and considerate. My dog had ACL surgery a few months ago so Kate had to t... (more)"

19. Maria

Will keep your pup active!

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Maria kept in close contact and did an amazing job with our golden retriever Jack. (more)"

20. Manuela

Dog lover living at Stanford

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

About: Hello! I'm from Uruguay and live at Stanford with my husband who is doing a Phd. in Economics. We live in an apartment on-campus so this is the p... (more)

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